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Category: Live In The US

  • General Guidance for Obtaining a SSN

    If you are a non-citizen planning to work or reside in the United States, obtaining a Social Security Number (SSN) is a crucial step. Here is everything you need to know about the process, from eligibility to application tips. Who can get an SSN? Only noncitizens authorized to work in the U.S. by the Department […]
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  • The Day One Immigration Reform Plan

    President Biden is set to announce a groundbreaking immigration program that aims to provide a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants married to U.S. citizens. The Day One Immigration Reform Plan represents one of the most significant immigration reforms in decades, comparable only to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) introduced by President Obama.  […]
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  • Online Passport Renewal Now Available

    Starting June 12, 2024, travelers can conveniently renew their passports online! This new service aims to simplify the renewal process and save you time and effort. Read on for what you need to know. Eligibility & Process Travelers aged 25 and older with a valid passport issued between 2009-2015 are eligible for renewal. It is […]
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  • USCIS Introduces Third Gender Option ‘X’ on Form N-400 for Naturalization

    As of April 1, 2024, Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, has added a third gender option, ‘X,’ defined as ‘another gender identity.’ This is the only form for the USCIS that provides an alternative gender option besides ‘male’ or ‘female.’ Additionally, N-400 certificates are the only issued secure documents that can reflect Gender X. This […]
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  • Navigating Immigration Challenges: Understanding Visa Inadmissibility

    Immigrating to a new country can be a complex process, and immigration attorneys play a crucial role in guiding their clients through the legal maze. However, there are certain unforeseen issues that attorneys may not always anticipate, especially when it comes to visa applicants with a history of driving under the influence (DUI) or operating […]
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  • USCIS Updates Policy Manual on Immigrant Visa Petitions

    Family immigration petitions can be complex due to a variety of factors such as legal requirements, documentation, and the various steps involved in the process. Understanding the intricacies of filing a petition for immigration will help to make sure the process is smooth and as fast as possible.  Understanding the New Updates USCIS has made […]
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  • The Broken System: How Washington Politicians are Failing at Addressing Illegal Immigration

    Are you tired of the broken system in Washington that continues to fail at addressing illegal immigration? Look no further as our Managing Partner, Rosanna Berardi, does a dive deep into the issues at hand and explores how Berardi Immigration Law is dedicated to finding solutions for businesses and individuals seeking their American Dream. Get […]
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  • USCIS Updates Guidance and Clarifies Policy on Family-Based Conditional Permanent Residence

    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has recently updated its guidance on family-based conditional permanent residence. The update consolidates and updates guidance on eligibility, filing, and adjudication for Form I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence. Key Points of the Update Understanding Conditional Permanent Residence Under the Immigration Marriage Fraud Amendments of 1986, a noncitizen […]
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  • How to Move from Canada to the USA

    Are you a Canadian who wants to live or work in the United States? Do you have property in the US? There are several options for Canadians who want to move to the US! If you have any questions, contact Berardi Immigration Law today. We would love to hear from you.
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  • FAQ: Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

    Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is an immigration benefit granted by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to eligible individuals in the United States who are nationals of a country (or persons without nationality who last habitually resided in such country) that has been designated for TPS. A country may be designated for TPS on the […]
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